The War: An Intimate History, 1941-1945

By: Geoffrey C. Ward; Ken Burns

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Jacket/ Cover has some light wear Book Condition- Fine/ Near fine. Boards are black In Color with silver Print on spine. Pages are clean and well kept. 1st edition as stated in book. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** About the book: The vivid voices that speak from these pages are not those of historians or scholars. They are the voices of ordinary men and women who experiencedand helped to winthe most devastating war in history, in which between 50 and 60 million lives were lost. Focusing on the citizens of four towns Luverne, Minnesota; Sacramento, California; Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama;The War follows more than forty people from 1941 to 1945. Woven largely from their memories, the compelling, unflinching narrative unfolds month by bloody month, with the outcome always in doubt. All the iconic events are here, from Pearl Harbor to the liberation of the concentration campsbut we also move among prisoners of war and Japanese American internees, defense workers and schoolchildren, and families who struggled simply to stay together while their men were shipped off to Europe, the Pacific, and North Africa. Enriched by maps and hundreds of photographs, including many never published before, this is an

Title: The War: An Intimate History, 1941-1945

Author Name: Geoffrey C. Ward; Ken Burns

Categories: History-General, History-Military & Wars, History-World,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2007

ISBN Number: 0307262839

ISBN Number 13: 9780307262837

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

lbs: 1.08 lbs

Seller ID: 003753

Keywords: History. War